Category: Persecution

Apple removes Quran app and Bible app in China following the request of Chinese Communist officials

Apple has taken down one of the world’s most popular Quran apps in China, following a request from officials. Quran Majeed is available across the world on the App Store – and has nearly 150,000 reviews. It is used by millions of Muslims. The BBC understands that the app was removed for hosting illegal religious […] Read More

Proof of Vaccine in now required to enter places of Worship in Nigeria

‘We have made adequate arrangements with security to prevent anybody who does not have a vaccination card from accessing any of these events,’ Edo Governor Godwin Obeski said. EDO, Nigeria (The Remnants) – The governor of the Nigerian state of Edo, Godwin Obeski, who works closely with the World Bank, announced to his citizens that […] Read More

Youtube will now flag and strike any videos and channels that promote “Prayer” for COVID under new policy

The Remants – It appears that Churches, Ministries, and Ministers will now be placed in the spotlight at an even greater level. Buckle up because things are changing fast! Google has recently updated its terms and policy violations to reveal that it will no longer allow prayer as a means of treatment for COVID-19. Under their terms and […] Read More

12 Things to do to Overcome Persecution at Home for Young Christians

Christians are called to live for Jesus, and follow him in everything they do. But what exactly does it mean to live for Jesus, and how do you do it? The best way is to look in the Bible for examples of how Christ lived, and try to be as much like him as possible. […] Read More

A Pro-Israel Page was shut down by Facebook amid alleged anti-Semitic cyberattack

A pro-Israel, evangelical Zionist Facebook page for prayer and worship with around 76 million “likes” was banned after it claims to have been inundated by a cyberattack of over 2 million comments, many of which were anti-Semitic in nature.  Mike Evans, an American pastor and founder of the Friends of Zion Heritage Center and the […] Read More

China orders Christians to take down crosses, images of Jesus; worship communist leaders not God

Amid the coronavirus outbreak, poor Christian villagers in China have been ordered to renounce their faith and replace displays of Jesus with portraits of Chairman Mao and President Xi Jinping or risk losing their welfare benefits. Religious liberty magazine Bitter Winter reports that in April, officials with China’s Communist Party visited believers’ homes in Linfen, a prefecture-level […] Read More

High school football coach fired for praying after games loses again in federal court

After the U.S. Supreme Court sent his case back to a lower court last year, a federal judge ruled this week that a school district in Washington state was within its right to prohibit high school football coach Joe Kennedy from kneeling in prayer on the 50-yard-line after games. Federal Judge Ronald Leighton granted Bremerton […] Read More

Al-Shabaab warns all Christians to leave northeastern Kenya immediately

The Somalia-based al-Qaeda-linked group al-Shabaab has “ordered” Christians to leave three counties in northeastern Kenya to allow local Muslims to get all local jobs, according to the U.S.-based persecution watchdog International Christian Concern. “Muslim teachers, doctors, engineers, and young graduates from the northeastern province are unemployed. Isn’t it better to give them a chance? There is […] Read More

Christianity crackdown:Nine pastors beaten by police in India for preaching the Gospel of God

A GROUP of nine Christians were assaulted by Indian police over claims they were trying to force people to change religions. Religious freedom charity Christian Solidarity Worldwide reported nine pastors, including one man with disabilities, were violently assaulted on February 21. The incident happened in the town of Sathankulam in Tamil Nadu State. The pastors […] Read More

Pastor of 7 Family Members Killed in Fire: ‘We Have Real Pain, but We Have Hope in Jesus’

A Christian mother and her six children died in a house fire over the weekend near Clinton, Miss. Now the family’s pastor is speaking out to CBN News about the deep grief as well as the abiding faith that’s carrying the family and church through this tragedy. The mom, Brittany Presley, and her children died […] Read More

‘The Bible Is Banned’ – China Shuts Down Churches, Threatens Christians

China’s crackdown on the booming house church movement continued this fall, with government officials raiding worship services and even telling Christians they could no longer read the Bible.  By law, churches in China must register with the government and join either the Three-Self Patriotic Movement (if they’re Protestant) or the Chinese Patriotic Catholic Association. But […] Read More